Thursday, November 15 2018

VietNamNews

Environment ministry seeks solutions to land disputes

Update: April, 03/2014 - 14:00
The country has issued 40.1 million land-use right certificates, covering 92.2 per cent of the households so far.— File Photo

HA NOI (Biz Hub) — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has handled about 700 complaint letters related to land issues in the first quarter of this year.

This information was released by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment at a meeting held yesterday in Ha Noi.

Speaking at the meeting, Deputy Minister Tran Hong Ha said that the ministry had approached the Government to ask for solutions to five complicated cases.

The ministry was also seeking solutions to three land disputes in the provinces of Ben Tre and Ca Mau, he said.

Ha added that the country has issued 40.1 million land-use right certificates, covering 92.2 per cent of the households so far.

In another move, around 270 producers and industrial parks have been fined over VND12.5 billion, or US$587,500, for violating environment regulations in the first quarter of this year. — VNS

Send Us Your Comments:

See also: